Maimonides for Moderns: A Statement of Contemporary Jewish by Ira Bedzow

By Ira Bedzow

This e-book goals to build a modern Jewish philosophy that debts for advantage ethics or, really, to provide Jewish advantage ethics a modern language for its expression. Ira Bedzow attracts considerably at the paintings of Moses Maimonides and his religio-philosophical clarification of Jewish ethics. although, Bedzow strikes clear of a variety of features of Maimonides’s Aristotelian biology, physics, metaphysics, and psychology. the target of the quantity is to combine the normative ideas of the Jewish culture into lifestyle. whereas the e-book interprets Jewish ethics from a medieval, Aristotelian framework right into a modern one, it additionally serves as a way for Judaism to proceed as a dwelling culture.  

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